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Jul 26, 2023Liked by Carol Sill

This Newsletter, is fantastic "Marie". I loved it. Except when you referred to yourself as an old lady, (trust me you are not), but I do appreciate "Oldster" . Plus I had forgotten Auntie Mame and "Live, Live, Live". That was a gift. Thank you thank you. Happy Birthday Carol and many more! Let's hear it for your Brother Mike too! Love, RC

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I'm asking many happy returns refers to a return in the cycle of the year. Yes? The story of the cake is so tender. I convinced myself that Marie was your original name. Have you been happy with Carol?

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Carol, Julia's birthday is July 20. It's odd how people one resonates with so ofter cluster around the same birthdays, or at least in the same month. What's in a name? I fret for the poor plants which must suffer latin names in order to categorize their wild beauty. Lovely post.

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Jul 26, 2023Liked by Carol Sill

Thank you for the delightful story and the bittersweet memories it evoked….and for being my companion on the Way.

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Jul 26, 2023Liked by Carol Sill

Happy belated Marie/Carol or Carol/Marie... I will think on birthday cake differently now...!

Love your writings.

Many happy returns ( now thats a weird one.. what does that actually mean? like maybe happy returning to your aging Self?

ACK! lots of love in whatever forms... Sarah

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